Work for Jewish Social Justice: April Job Round Up!

Emily Saltzman
This month there are a number of positions in Development, Organizing and Youth Engagement in addition to fellowship opportunities! SEE THE LISTINGS BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION!

American Jewish World Service (various) is hiring for several positions including a Policy Associate in Washington DC and Executive Assistant in NYC. 

Union for Reform Judaism (various) has numerous open positions including Communications and Youth Engagement. 

The Workmen's Circle (NYC) is looking for Social Justice Social Media Assistant - tweet for justice!

The Repair the World Fellowship is an 11-month opportunity for young adults ages 21 to 26 who are passionate go-getters and ready to engage and challenge the Jewish community to address education and food justice, explore how Jewish values inform social justice work, and serve in a dynamic city. The next deadline to apply is May 31, 2015Apply now

Repair the World (NYC) is also looking for a Major Gifts Officer

New Israel Fund (various) has openings in NYC and Chicago.

Amir (CA) is searching for their new Executive Director - could it be you?

National Council of Jewish Women (NYC) are looking to hire for two positions - Director of Marketing and Communications and Legislative Associate.

Are you looking to do something meaningful with your summer? The American Jewish Society for Service (AJSS) is seeking staff members to lead service-learning programs in Memphis, Louisville, and Oklahoma City. Position lengths can vary from two weeks – seven weeks. Staff members are entrusted with mentoring, educating, and supporting a group of 16 co-ed high school participants during their AJSS Summer of Service. The experience will be challenging, rewarding, and one of the best summers of your life. Applications are online at Contact the AJSS offices at 301.664.6400 or [email protected] with questions.

Just Congregations is seeking a Congregation-Based Community Organizer for their northern California office.

Or Tzedek: Teen Institute for Social Justice, a program of the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs (JCUA) is seeking junior and senior staff for our 10-day urban immersion summer program in Chicago, IL, for Jewish high school students (grades 9-12).  JCUA is seeking dynamic individuals for junior staff and senior staff to help facilitate, provide support, and guide our teens through this exciting and transformative summer program.  Staff members are responsible for creating an environment that helps build self‐esteem and that is warm, welcoming, friendly, and completely inclusive. During the program, staff members will live on site with participants. For the full job description go here and learn more about the program here:

*NEW* Boston Workmen's Circle is looking for a Development and Communications Associate.

Keshet (Boston) is hiring a Development Associate.

Hazon (various) is hiring for several positions, including many in education!

Association of Jewish Family and Children's Agencies (Baltimore) is hiring an Americorps VISTA Leader 

Jews United for Justice (DC) is hiring an Online Organizer - mobilize our online community!

*NEW* Eshel is looking for a MSW intern, rabbinic or other student intern (stipend provided) in their Los Angeles office. This intern will help create a community of LGBT Orthodox people, allies and family members in the Los Angeles area.  The Eshel intern will implement and manage programs designed to outreach to Orthodox Jewish communities to provide support, awareness building, counseling. The intern will also field calls coming through JQI’s warmline. Contact Miryam Kabakov ([email protected], 917-553-3029) for more details.

HIAS is hiring for several positions listed below and more positions will likely keep opening up in both their New York and Washington, DC offices in the coming months. Open positions can always be found on the careers page of their website.